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February 6th, 2017

In “Americanisms,” Adam Gopnik writes about the Trump Administration’santi-Americanism.

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Info Wars

January 30th, 2017

In “Info Wars,” Steve Coll writes about how the White House senior counsellor wants the press to shut up.

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Trump Takes the Oath

January 23rd, 2017

In "Trump Takes the Oath," Amy Davidson writes about bitterness and resentmentat Donald Trump's Inauguration.

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Parting Words

January 17th, 2017

In “Parting Words,” George Packer writes about President Obama’s farewell address.